Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, November 26, 2012 at 19:50:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 26, 2012 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.84 meters/second, 1543.8 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.8"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 55.0"||959.02 mi||west||0° 06' 00.9"||6.89 mi||north||958.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 17.9"||749.43 mi||east||2° 01' 33.5"||139.34 mi||north||758.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Keren||Mon 10:50 PM||202 km||126 miles||109 nm||SSW|
|Asmara||Mon 10:50 PM||236 km||146 miles||127 nm||S|
|Port Sudan||Mon 10:50 PM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm||NW|
|Kassala||Mon 10:50 PM||375 km||233 miles||202 nm||SW|
|Teseney||Mon 10:50 PM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||SW|
|Khamis Mushait||Mon 10:50 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm||ENE|
|Mek'ele||Mon 10:50 PM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm||S|
|Makkah||Mon 10:50 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm||N|
|Jeddah||Mon 10:50 PM||449 km||279 miles||243 nm||N|
|Al Hudaydah||Mon 10:50 PM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm||SE|
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